Laurel Hill Elementary School

  • Laurel Hill Elementary School serves 566 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Laurel Hill Elementary School's student population of 566 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students566 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Laurel Hill Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Laurel Hill Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Laurel Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Hill Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2405 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Laurel Hill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
84%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
8%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laurel Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.290.67
This chart display the diversity score of Laurel Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laurel Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSD U-46 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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